Red Sox Playoffs
By the second inning of Game 5, the Sox turned the tables on the Tigers, on their way to a 4-3 win to take a 3-2 series lead in the ALCS.
The Red Sox need a change in the lineup, and Xander Bogaerts looks to be ready for his chance.
The Red Sox didn’t get a hit until the ninth inning, and the Tigers won 1-0 in Game 1 of the ALCS.
John Farrell changed his mind, and it changed the game — and the series.
It wasn’t easy, and the game itself was anything but conventional, but the Red Sox earned a hard-fought victory in Game 4 of the ALDS to earn a trip to the ALCS.
A stressful afternoon turned into a laugher for Red Sox fans in their first glimpse of playoff baseball in Boston since 2009.
In sports, “should have” rarely means much, and Rays rookie Wil Myers learned that the hard way on Friday afternoon at Fenway Park.
They won’t know who they are playing until later tonight, but Red Sox manager John Farrell announced his rotation for the ALDS on Wednesday.